Nephrology Didactics | Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center

Didactic Descriptions

Clinical Process Improvement

Case-based conference that focuses on quality improvement based on principles of medical decision making.

Board Review Strategies
Emphasis is on board testing techniques, review of multiple choice questions, In-Training-Exam objectives and basic principles of clinical nephrology practice.

Grand Rounds
These are conducted by the Department of Medicine and other institutional faculty as well as visiting professors. Topics include advances in basic and clinical knowledge in many fields on Internal Medicine. 

House Staff Meeting

Monthly meeting of all TTUHSC fellows sponsored by the office of GME. This meeting serves to update house staff on important institutional issues. Elected officers of the house staff serve as liaisons on many institutional committees.

Nephrology Didactics

Various topics presented by faculty withing the scope of nephrology

Journal Club
Fellows discuss selected articles. Emphasis is on commentary and critical appraisal of the literature.

Morbidity and Mortality
Cased-based medical conference that emphasizes challenges or adverse outcomes associated with system interactions in medical care.

Scholarly Activity
Faculty and fellows present their progress in on going research.


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Amanda Beckham

Amanda Beckham
Fellowship Coordinator

Phone: 806-743-2098
Fax: 806-743-3143

3601 4th Street, MS 9410 | Lubbock, TX | 79430